Detained

Morning Open Thread
Glenn Greenwald killed the internet. Read more...
Egypt counted its dead on Saturday after Islamists enraged by the overthrow of President Mohamed Mursi took to the streets in an explosion of violence against what they denounced as a military coup. Read more...
Although LAPD promised to arrest chalk vandals once again, a party atmosphere prevailed Thursday night at downtown Los Angeles' Art Walk. Los Angeles Police Department Capt. Horace Frank, of the Central Division, said earlier in the Read more...
Former Arizona Gov. Raul Castro, who in the 1970s served as the state's first and only Hispanic governor, and U.S. ambassador to Argentina,was detained at a U.S. Border Patrol checkpoint for 30 minutes in the triple-digit desert heat just a Read more...
Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! speaks with Occupy Wall Street activist Cecily McMillan, and Meghan Maurus, McMillan's attorney and mass defense coordinator at the New York City chapter of the National Lawyers Guild. Read more...

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Journalists covering the drive-by shooting of a 6-year-old girl who was being treated at Chicago's Mt. Sinai hospital were told by a police officer that “Your First Amendment rights can be terminated if you’re creating a scene,” although the video above doesn't show any "scene" going on. Read more...
When John McCain led the filibuster of the Defense Appropriations Act yesterday, he blocked far more than the DREAM Act and repeal of DADT. Here are just a few of the other blocked provisions, courtesy of Mother Jones. No permanent military Read more...
November 26, 2009 CBC News U.S. journalist Amy Goodman said she was stopped at a Canadian border crossing south of Vancouver on Wednesday and questio Read more...
[media id=5226] [media id=5227] (h/t BillW) Stephen Colbert skewers the Terror Watchlist by speaking to Hasan Elahi, who remains on the Watchlist d Read more...
Yes, AP is reporting that A U.N. envoy's session Sunday with detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi was "highly orchestrated." MSM is missing an Read more...